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Aphenphosmphobia - Fear of being touched
Cognitive-behavioural therapies - As mentioned, many modem treatment programmes combine behavioural and cognitive approaches, usually incorporating some form of exposure therapy.
Pharmacological treatments for phobias - It is widely accepted by most experts that pharmacological treatments are not helpful to people suffering from specific phobias. However, medication has been used in the treatment of agoraphobia and social phobias, often aimed at relieving panic symptoms or the visible, physical signs of performance anxiety.